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Bowling alleys push for closure compensation

Jan 21, 2021 - The Detroit News

Lansing - A group of Michigan bowling alleys filed a lawsuit in federal court Wednesday, arguing that business closures aimed at stemming the spread of COVID-19 amounted to an illegal taking of their property.

The lawsuit names Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and the department's director, Robert Gordon, as defendants. It's the latest legal challenge against business restrictions imposed by state officials during the pandemic.

In the suit, ...